Lantus in Dano Health view

Lantus for Diabetics

Insulin glargine with the trade name Lantus is a long-acting basal insulin analog, given once daily to help control the blood sugar level of those with diabetes. The medical name for Lantus is insulin glargine; it refers to the ways of modifying the DNA of human insulin to form the analog. It has been specifically designed to overcome...

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Eliquis 5 mg

Eliquis or The Selective Factor Xa Inhibitor

Apixaban with the trade name Eliquis is an orally active, reversible, selective factor Xa inhibitor. Specialist indicates this medication for the treatment of venous thromboembolic events that are taken by mouth.
This anticoagulant prevents thrombin generation and thrombus formation; it decreases the conversion of prothrombin to thrombin. After approval in 2012, Pfizer and Bristol-Myers Squibb developed Apixaban in a joint venture. Apixaban is the third novel oral anticoagulant approved in the U.S. for the management of thromboembolic disease.

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Keytruda Injection 100 mg/4ml

Keytruda, Humanized Antibody

Pembrolizumab that formerly named MK-3475 and Lambrolizumab with the trade name Keytruda is a humanized antibody used in cancer immunotherapy. It was approved for the treatment of melanoma, certain subsets of colorectal cancer, head and neck cancers, metastatic bladder cancer, certain types of lung cancer, and a few other malignancies and has shown effectiveness with many mesothelioma patients. Fatigue and Cough are the most common Keytruda side effects.

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Remicade (Infliximab)

The trade name of Infliximab is Remicade. This biologic drug is used for the treatment of Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and rheumatoid arthritis and also used off-label outside its FDA approval for Behcet's disease and other conditions. Remicade is the first approved TNF-alpha inhibitor available in the U.S.  Remicade infusion therapy is used to treat Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, and rheumatoid arthritis. Stomach...

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Rituxan 500 mg

Rituxan, A Type of Antibody Therapy

Rituximab with the trade name Rituxan is an oncology drug that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body. Rituxan infusion(a CD20-directed cytolytic antibody) is used to treat certain autoimmune diseases and types of cancer. This type of antibody therapy can be used alone or with chemotherapy. This drug is on the World Health Organization's List...

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